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Ray Benson Started Thinking Big When He First Heard Asleep at the Wheel on the Radio

Ray Benson, a founding member of the country / Western swing band Asleep at the Wheel, recalls hearing himself on the radio for the first time.

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Gettin’ Lucky: See Photos From the 2017 Luck Reunion

Willie Nelson's Luck Ranch in Luck, Texas, was brimming with artists on Thursday (March 16).

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Willie Nelson Surprises Crowd at Ray Benson’s Birthday Party [WATCH]

Willie Nelson played a surprise set during Ray Benson's birthday party, held during SXSW 2017, on Tuesday night (March 14).

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Dale Watson and Ray Benson Collaborate for ‘Dale & Ray’ Album

Dale Watson and Ray Benson are teaming up to release a collaborative album, 'Dale & Ray'.

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Vote for the Most Anticipated Album of January 2017

A readers' poll to determine The Boot's January 2017 Album of the Month.

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Asleep at the Wheel’s Ray Benson Criticizes Modern Country Music

Asleep at the Wheel co-founder Ray Benson has seen plenty in the country music industry. Since releasing the band's first album, Comin' Right at Ya, in 1973, the singer and his group have weathered several trends in country music, but he admits that he isn't a fan of where the genre is currently heading.

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Ray Benson Announced as 2016 Ameripolitan Music Awards Host

Ray Benson is set to host the third annual Ameripolitan Music Awards on Tues., February 16.

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Ray Benson Earns Spot on Philadelphia Music Walk of Fame

Asleep at the Wheel's Ray Benson is one of seven honorees being added to the Philadelphia Music Walk of Fame in 2015.

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Ray Benson and Willie Nelson’s ‘It Ain’t You’ Video Inducted Into The Boot’s Video Shootout Hall of Fame

After an incredible four-week run in the Video Shootout, Ray Benson's clip for 'It Ain't You,' featuring Willie Nelson, enters the Hall of Fame.

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Ray Benson (Feat. Willie Nelson) vs. Lee Brice vs. Frankie Ballard — Video Shootout

This is it: A win this week will put Ray Benson and Willie Nelson‘s ‘It Ain’t You‘ clip into The Boot's Video Shootout Hall of Fame. Can they do it?

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